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Mega Man Game by Game: Everything You Need to Know About ‘Mega Man 3′

Alex Aldridge
With Mega Man 11 having released on October 2nd, the Blue Bomber is starring in his first core series game since 2010. Despite the countless spinoffs, nothing holds the hearts and minds of fans quite like the good old original series. To celebrate its return, I’m taking a gif-laden trip down...
Game Boys Podcasts

Game Boys, Ep. 120: When Nintendo Met the Internet

Tim Maison
Nintendo’s online service, Nintendo Switch Online, has finally launched.  This week, the Game Boys are testing the waters and seeing how the online service works.  Then, what does the future of the service look like in the minds of the Game Boys?  What titles and features would make this service...
Features Games That Changed Our Lives

Games That Changed Our Lives: Combating Sickness With Super Mario Bros. 3

Harry Morris
For a medium to bring such delight to my life, I have only one title to thank for it. The iconic video game that set me on my journey, welcoming me into a world of astounding elation: Super Mario Bros. 3.
200 Greatest Nintendo Games Definitive Ranking Lists Spotlight

200 Best Nintendo Games (Part 1) Now You’re Playing With Power

Nintendo is celebrating what is arguably one of its greatest years in the company’s history and so what better way to celebrate Goomba Stomp’s Two Year anniversary than with a list of our 200 favourite games released exclusively on a Nintendo console.
Features Legend of Zelda Spotlight

‘The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild’ and Harmonies of the Wild

Tim Maison
A review of the true brilliance of Breath of the Wild's soundtrack and how it has been influenced by previous Zelda games.
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What To Expect From Nintendo’s Mini NES

James Baker
In a time before Playstation and Xbox, there was another champion of the games industry. While new heroes have been born, an old familiar hero never leaves our hearts and is back…if not a little smaller than before. Nintendo is launching a miniature version of the Nintendo Entertainment System on...
Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame Entry #12: ‘Super Mario Bros. 3’

Ricky D Fernandes
Goomba Stomp’s Hall of Fame is reserved for only those Nintendo titles that can be called absolute classics. Chosen by the crew of the NXpress Nintendo Podcast, these bite-sized capsule reviews reflect what we’ve discussed on the podcast over the past six months. Look for more entries every 25 episodes...

Brick by Brick, The House Mario Built: The NES Days

Ricky D Fernandes
Editor’s note: This article was originally published over at www.popoptiq.com The Nintendo Entertainment System was released in 1985 and retailed for $199 in the U.S.. The standard package included an 8-bit graphics console and two classic game controllers. Other bundles featured the NES Zapper along with the supported NES game...
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Ranking Nintendo’s Consoles #2: Nintendo Entertainment System

Ricky D Fernandes
Nintendo Entertainment System (1985) The Japanese video game giant Nintendo emerged as a global leader in the video game industry when it unveiled the Nintendo Entertainment System in 1985. The NES went on to become the best-selling gaming console of its time and thirty years later, the NES still play...
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NXpress #13: Brick by brick, a celebration of Super Mario Bros.

NXpress Podcast
Thirty years later after the release of Super Mario Bros., Mario remains the face of video gaming and one of the most recognizable characters in any medium. He’s appeared in two hundred games, collectively selling over two hundred million units and thanks to the heroic Italian plumber, Nintendo helped end...